Published in Women's Health Weekly, October 12th, 2006
"The objective of the study was to investigate change in bone mineral density (BMD) over time in HIV-infected women in comparison with healthy control subjects similar in age, race, and body mass index (BMI)," researchers in the United States report.
S.E. Dolan and colleagues of Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston explained, "This was a prospective cohort study. BMD was measured by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry in 100 HIV-infected females and 100 healthy controls similar in age (41±1 vs. 41±1 yr, p=0.57), BMI (26.1±0.5 vs....
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